How do you normally take photographs? The chances are that like many people, when you spot an interesting scene you walk around a little to find the best view and then lift your camera to your eye to take the shot. That’s how the vast majority of photographs are taken, from around head height. It [...]
As well as offering very powerful image editing features, Adobe Lightroom provides an excellent means of organising your images to make them easier to find. In this article we take a look at the five ways of getting organised with Lightroom.
Following the great response to part one, here are five more essential lessons that we photographers can learn from the finest action heroes. Stop being a wuss and whinging about your disappointing photo hit rate, and suck up this second serving of high-testerone tips!
Whether it’s lit by the sun, a flashgun, studio light or constant light, most photographs are taken using a stationary (or at least effectively stationary) light source. When you paint with light, however, you move the light around the subject until the correct exposure is built up. It’s a fun technique and one that can [...]